Brazilian journalist Pedro Henrique Lutti Lippe said in a video Friday, citing five sources. Nintendo It recently told publishers that the successor to its Switch console will be launched in the first quarter of 2025. Following the report, Video Games Chronicle (VGC), Eurogamer and Bloomberg also cited sources confirming the report. Bloomberg said that A Nintendo A spokeswoman said the company had nothing to comment.

BNN Bloomberg reported in January that according to analyst Hiroshi Hayase of technology research and advisory group Omdia, Nintendo this year will introduce a new game console with an 8-inch LCD screen. Hayase said at the time that the new facility would be responsible for doubling the supply of “fun showcases” this year.

According to Bloomberg, Sharp reported In May 2023, he was supplying the manufacturer of the future console with LCD panels and working closely with him.

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) released the results of its 12th annual State of the Game Industry Survey last month, which surveyed more than 3,000 game developers about their jobs and industry. 8% of developers surveyed said they were developing for its successor Nintendo Switch and 32% said the successor is the platform they are most interested in right now.

The Nintendo The Switch was released in March 2017. The console sold 139.36 million units as of December 31. Switch has surpassed it. Sonyof Game station 4 and Nintendo‘s Game Boy/Game Boy Color is the third best-selling console of all time at the end of 2022 (behind). Game station 2 and Nintendo DS).

Sources: OX do Controle’s YouTube channel, Chronicle of video games (Andy Robinson), Eurogamer (Tom Phillips), Bloomberg (Takashi Mochizuki and Yuki Furukawa)